Inclement weather including heavy rains, thunder and lightning either canceled or postponed nearly all outdoor high school athletic events Thursday with the exception of contests scheduled for later in the evening.

Baseball, softball, boys tennis and boys and girls golf were canceled, and Suffolk rules state that under the “next available date” policy, baseball and softball will play on Saturday if fields are available.

Nassau will also look to make games up on the next available day.

In the event of SAT or ACTs, start times of those games could be pushed to later the afternoon.

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Contests in boys and girls lacrosse that started but were interrupted because of weather will be rescheduled and then played from the point of interruption. These games will be played at the host sites.

Boys and girls badminton events were played as scheduled.